New Clause 12 — Report on capital allowances

Part of Finance (No. 3) Bill – in the House of Commons at 8:45 pm on 4th July 2011.

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Photo of Kate Green Kate Green Labour, Stretford and Urmston 8:45 pm, 4th July 2011

Does my right hon. Friend agree that an important feature of exposing those very high bonuses to public scrutiny was to make it clear that other lower paid workers in the banking sector receive some bonus payments? It is very important that we distinguish between the excessive bonuses at the top and the bonuses that top up relatively modest wages for the bank clerks, who are feeling quite attacked personally when the banking crisis was none of their making.